Launch Event - Short' n' Curlies

Pride Festival Launch Event on Friday evening, 24 August - the Short ‘n’ Curlies, a smorgasbord of some of the best international short films curated by Queer Screen from Sydney. 

The evening will be hosted by Newcastle’s own comical movie reviewers David Strap-On and Margaret Pomegranates. 


There will be lots of audience participation, with champagne and canapés on arrival. 

Venue:  the McIntyre Theatrette at Newcastle Museum. 

EVENT SPONSOR: ACON

CURATED BY: QUEERSCREEN

Pride Fair Day - Foreshore Park, Newcastle East

Family Friendly Event 

  

Pride is a time for celebration and involves lots of colour ‘n’ motion, drag out your rainbow flags, shirts, tights, wig’s anything rainbow and head to Pride Fair Day. 


Just be comfortable and come celebrate this Family friendly event, there will be community stalls, retail stalls, food vans, kids activities, doggywood parade, and lots more.


Bring a rug,  settle in  and get ready for some fun entertainment.


Our aim is to showcase to locals and visitors that Newcastle is a city of diversity, culture and beauty. We plan to grow the Festival into a annual event and bring our  community together in unity and put Newcastle back on the event map.


Saturday August 25, 2018

12pm - 5pm

Foreshore Park, (Carriage sheds) Wharf Road Newcastle East NSW 


FAIR DAY PARTNER: HUNT & GATHER EVENTS.

NOT FOR PROFIT COMMUNITY ORGANSIATIONS/GROUPS OR INFORMATION STALLS ARE FREE    BUT YOU STILL NEED TO REGISTER YOUR SPACE. RETAIL STALLS, FOOD STALLS/VANS CLICK THE LINK FOR INFORMATION AND FEES.

HAVE A QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR STALL. CLICK THE LINK AND CONTACT HUNT & GATHER EVENTS. THEY ARE HAPPY TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS.

The Loud and Proud Dance Party

PRIDE Dance party will kick off at 6pm 

Dress in your loudest proudest glitter outfits BE PROUD !

The venue is right on Bar Beach dance all night by the ocean.

Beats by:  DJ Ruby Red | DJ Steve W 

and all the glamour and glitz provided by DROP DEAD DRAG (3 Legendary performers)


Food will be available at the club. 


Saturday August 25, 2018

6pm till late

Cooks Hill Surf Club

Memorial Dr, Bar Beach


EVENT SUPPORTER: GAYLE BEER AND CIDER BREWED WITH LOVE

Pricilla Pride Wine Tour

Get your Priscilla on and sing your way around the Hunter’s beautiful wine region. Visit 2 cellar doors for private tastings and enjoy a delicious lunch.


After lunch onto the Hunter Distillery, Matilda Bay Brewhouse and Hermitage Road Cellars. Then before heading home a stop at The Smelly Cheese shop and the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company.


Sunday August 26

Hosted by: Suzanne of Tastes of the Hunter Wine Tours

Pick ups: Newcastle 8.00am - 8.45am

Pick Up locations to be announced 


EVENT HOST: Taste of the Hunter Wine Tours